Racine Zoo’s Wonderland of Lights

Marvel at the sight of dazzling illuminations from the safety and comfort of your own vehicle! Drive through our enchanting light displays of delightfully decorated trees, charming characters, a 96 ft tunnel with an incredible show of dynamic designs, and more. Perfect for guests of all ages. TIME/DAYS5PM – 9PMWednesdays – Sundays (OPEN Thanksgiving Day and […]

Serve Wisconsin Announces $234,446 in AmeriCorps Funding for Racine AmeriCorps Programs

Serve Wisconsin proudly announced that Wisconsin has received $7.3 million in federal funding to support AmeriCorps programming and celebrated the kickoff of the AmeriCorps program year on October 30 at a virtual Opening Ceremony.   Included within those funds are $234,446 in AmeriCorps funding for two AmeriCorps programs specifically centered in Racine and Kenosha, with several […]

Racine Zoo earns Golden Pear Award

RACINE – The Racine Zoo, 2131 N. Main St., is among 21 Golden Pear Award recipients from the American Fundraising Foundation (AmFund). Officials chose the zoo from more than 615 applicants for additional funding opportunity grants presented due to the adverse effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on their fundraising abilities. The Golden Pear Award to […]

Racine Zoo Postpones 2020 Concerts to 2021

It is with great sadness that the Racine Zoo announces the postponement of all of the 2020 concerts to 2021. This includes the new Music at the Zoo Concerts, Animal Crackers Junior Concert Series, and our beloved Animal Crackers Concert Series. “This has been an incredibly difficult decision”, says Beth Heidorn, the Executive Director. “The […]